Background Modeling in Video Sequences

  • Piotr GraszkaEmail author
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 240)


The background modeling is the very first and essential part of every computer assisted surveillance system. Without it there would be no reliable way for fast and robust detection of moving objects in video sequences. In this paper we collect, describe and compare the main features of the most commonly used techniques of background modeling in video sequences and determine the most desirable way for the development of new algorithms in this field.


background modeling background subtraction image processing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Warsaw University of TechnologyWarsawPoland

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